The Aston Martin made its international breakthrough in 1964 when it appeared in the James Bond movie Goldfinger. It was first built under the name Bamford and Martin in 1913 and renamed Aston Martin in 1914.
The German Protestant Kirchentag is drawing record crowds for the Reformation’s quincentenary. 2017, Martin Luther‘s university town Wittenberg joins Berlin in the spotlight.
The French and German leaders have attended a series of events to commemorate those killed in the WWI campaign. They used the occasion to urge increased European unity in the face of many challenges.
James Bond's Aston Martin is up for sale - to the highest bidder. The car is among the 007 memorabilia that Christie's is auctioning off as speculations arise over Daniel Craig's successor.
China has imposed an extra 10 percent tax on premium cars amid a government crackdown on conspicuous luxury consumption. But this is unlikely to slow carmakers' rising sales.
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